Tag: Killed

Man killed in bear attack in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: A man was allegedly killed by a bear in Ghatagaon of Keonjhar district today. The deceased has been identified as Rajan Juanga. According to reports, Rajan had gone to a forest near Gayalamunda village to collect firewood during which he was allegedly attacked by a bear. Ranjan had sustained severe injuries leading to his […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
One killed, 7 missing after boat capsizes in Mahanadi

Kendrapara: One person was killed while seven others went missing after a boat capsized in Mahanadi river mouth near Nipania in Kendrapara today evening. According to sources, the boat was reportedly ferrying picnickers who were returning from Hukitola Lighthouse to Kujang area of Paradip. As per latest reports, Fire tenders have reached the spot and […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
2 killed, 23 injured in separate road accidents in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Two persons were killed and 23 others were injured in separate road accidents in Mayurbhanj, Nabarangpur and Nayagarh districts on Sunday. Two persons died while three others were critically injured in a collision involving two motorcycles at Jharigaon Mehersahi of Nabarangpur. One of the deceased has been identified as Jayram Shanta while identity of […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Puri triple murder
Youth stabbed to death over extramarital affair

Malkangiri: A youth was stabbed to death over an alleged extramarital affair at MPV-38 village in Malkangiri district late on Wednesday night. The deceased has been identified as Niranjan Sardar of MPV-4 village. According to sources, Sardar was returning home after watching ‘jatra’ at Bhejingigua village last night when a man identified as Samir Bairagi […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Woman stoned to death by husband in Jharsuguda

Jharsuguda: A man allegedly stoned his wife to death at Bhatalama village under Lakhanpur police limits in Jharsuguda district late on Saturday night. The deceased has been identified as Sunita, wife of Ashok Dandasena. According to sources, Ashok and Sunita had gone to Jharsuguda for some work yesterday. It is suspected that the couple entered […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Elephant tramples elderly man to death in Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal: An elderly man was killed after he was attacked by an elephant at Palasahi under Mahabiroad range in Parajang area of the district this morning. As per reports, the deceased, identified as Bauri Sahu had gone to his field to guard crops when he was attacked by the elephant. The jumbo reportedly lifted Sahu with […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
3 killed, several injured in separate road mishaps

Keonjhar/Balasore: Three persons were killed and six others sustained critical injuries in separate road mishaps in Keonjhar and Balasore districts on Friday. As per reports, in the first incident, two persons died when their bike on which they were travelling met with an accident on National Highway-20 near Jadichatar village under Sadar police limits in […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Puri triple murder
Youth hacked to death by brother-in-law over ‘family dispute’

Bhadrak: A youth was allegedly hacked to death by his brother-in-law at Shaidabada village under Haripur panchayat in the district today. The deceased was identified as Sakim Khan. According to sources, the incident occurred when Sakim had gone to attend nature’s call to a nearby pond this morning. Suddenly, his brother-in-law Bhalu Khan and his […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Class X student killed in road accident on NH-26

Bolangir/Sambalpur: Tension prevailed at Budhipadara village after a minor boy died in a tragic road mishap on NH-26 on Saturday. The deceased has been identified as Suvendu Nanda, a class X student of Nagaon high school. Sources said Suvendu was standing on the road when he was hit by a speeding car at around 6 […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Odisha jawan among four killed in Chhattisgarh Maoist attack

Raipur: Maoist guerrillas on Saturday fired upon a contingent of para-military Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district, killing four troopers including a jawan from Odisha. The martyred jawan from Odisha has been identified as 43-year-old B M Behera. Three others have been identified as Maitur Rehman, C H Praveen and Shreenu Kumar. […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Tragic! Lightning strikes kill 15, injure 4 in Odisha

Mayurbhanj/Balasore/Khurda: As many as 15 persons were killed while four others sustained critical injuries after lightning strikes at different places in Odisha today. According to sources, seven persons were killed in Balasore while five more deaths were reported from Mayurbhanj and Khurda districts. In Balasore, two persons of Barunagadia panchayat under Basta block were killed […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
One-sided love affair: Youth held for killing minor girl

Khurda: A youth was arrested on Sunday for allegedly stabbing to death a minor girl over unrequited love at Annapurnanagar under Balugaon police limits in Khurda district on Saturday. The accused R. Gopi reportedly attacked the girl when she was returning home after completing her work at a tailoring shop in the village yesterday. It […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Mason hacked to death over suspected rivalry in Aska

Aska: A youth was brutally hacked to death in broad daylight by two unidentified miscreants near Sunamba Sahi Chhak in Ganjam district over suspected past rivalry. The deceased has been identified as Mitu Das, who worked as a mason. According to reports, Mitu was attacked by the miscreants when he was working at a construction […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Youth's body found in Cuttack, murder suspected

Cuttack: Mystery shrouds the death of a 28-year-old youth whose body was recovered from under Birupa bridge under Choudwar police limits here in the wee hours on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Nirjhara Behera of Kapaleswar area in Choudwar. It is suspected that Behera has been brutally killed as the body carries injury […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
1 dies, 3 critical in separate road accidents

Jharsuguda/Boudh: One person was killed and three others including a Class III girl student sustained severe injuries in separate road accidents in Jharsuguda and Boudh districts on Monday. A man died and two others sustained grievous injuries in a freak accident after the trio was hit by a trawler while they were out on a […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021